The Burning Chambers is the first of a sequence of novels set against the backdrop of three hundred years of history from sixteenth century France to nineteenth century Southern Africa. Kate Mosse returns with another page-turning tale, this time of ordinary women and men, struggling to live, love and survive against a backdrop of religious war and displacement.
The Burning Chambers – A Tale Of Secrets, Love And Treachery, Saturday 16 November, 15:30-16:30
Kate is a number one international bestselling novelist. Her books include the Languedoc Trilogy (Labyrinth, Sepulchre and Citadel) and Gothic fiction The Taxidermist’s Daughter which she is adapting for the stage. Her books have been translated into thirty-seven languages and published in more than forty countries. She is the Founder Director of the Women’s Prize for Fiction and was awarded an OBE for services to literature and women.